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Dashain in Bhutan

Is Dashain a Public Holiday?

Dashain is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Dashain Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2016–2018.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016TueOct 11DashainPublic Holiday
2017SatSep 30DashainPublic Holiday
2018FriOct 19DashainPublic Holiday

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